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Education Details

Criminal Justice
Award type: AS
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Criminal Justice
ETP eligible Click for more information on Eligible Training Provider
yes
School
Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
advise@whatcom.edu
Program description
The criminal justice program provides students with knowledge and skills for entry level employment in criminal justice positions. Students should be aware that there are special employment conditions in this career field that, depending on the agency, may include criminal background checks, lie detector tests, physical fitness, and psychological tests.
Financial Information
Tuition
Average $1,960/qtr (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
Tuition per credit
$116.26 (1-10 credits) $54.58 (11-18 credits) $98.93 (19+ credits) (WA resident)
Total program tuition
$11,760 (WA resident), including tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc.
Fees
$20 (one-time placement testing), $30/lab class (lab fee), $20/qtr (bus pass), $6.32/credit (rec fee)
Books and materials
Average $355/qtr
Supplies, tools, uniform
Average $50/qtr (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
2 Years
Award type
AS
Credits
90
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority


some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
no
Offered onlinesome courses online
Certification/license required to work in this field
no
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
no
Certification/license test preparation provided
no